Result
11th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 4 2007, Commonwealth Bank Series
290/7
(48.2/50 ov, target 291)
291/5
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Vincent  b Tait901131606179.64
SP Fleming (c)c Hussey b Lee911141081.81
PG Fulton lbw b Clarke60811344074.07
LRPL Taylor  b Clarke2131471067.74
SB Styris c Hussey b Clark3436532094.44
JDP Oram c Hodge b Lee1591311166.66
BB McCullum  b Clark19142710135.71
DL Vettori not out3490075.00
JEC Franklin not out135401260.00
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 4, w 9)26
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.8)290/7
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Stephen Fleming, 2.5 ov), 2-163 (Peter Fulton, 31.3 ov), 3-188 (Lou Vincent, 36.5 ov), 4-212 (Ross Taylor, 41.3 ov), 5-233 (Jacob Oram, 44.3 ov), 6-269 (Scott Styris, 47.6 ov), 7-275 (Brendon McCullum, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1007127.10254233
SW Tait1012612.60431000
SR Clark1016126.10325111
MG Johnson704806.85144010
MJ Clarke904525.00221020
CL White402606.5071010
Australia Innings (target: 291 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist  b Franklin29284640103.57
ML Hayden c Taylor b Franklin2844632063.63
RT Ponting (c)c Vincent b Gillespie1041131716192.03
MJ Clarke c †McCullum b Vettori920450045.00
BJ Hodge not out998612371115.11
MEK Hussey run out (Vincent/Oram)85910160.00
CL White not out11500100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 9, w 3)13
TOTAL(48.2 Ov, RR: 6.02)291/5
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Adam Gilchrist, 10.6 ov), 2-65 (Matthew Hayden, 12.6 ov), 3-112 (Michael Clarke, 22.4 ov), 4-266 (Ricky Ponting, 46.1 ov), 5-279 (Michael Hussey, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JEC Franklin1005625.60325102
SE Bond906407.11207012
MR Gillespie8.204515.40233001
JDP Oram504408.8073001
DL Vettori1005515.50251122
SB Styris602604.33161000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank Series 2007
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Match numberODI no. 2501
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)14.15 start, First Session 14.15-17.45 Interval 17.45-18.30, Second Session 18.30-22.00
Match days4 February 2007 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Steve Davis
TV Umpire
Bob Parry
Reserve Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Match Referee
Mike Procter
PointsAustralia 4, New Zealand 0
MATCH NOTES
New Zealand innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 10.6 overs (68 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (L Vincent 29, PG Fulton 19, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 71/1 in 16.0 overs (L Vincent 32, PG Fulton 21)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 16.1 - 21.0
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 19.6 overs (123 balls), Extras 9
  • L Vincent: 50 off 64 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 120 balls (L Vincent 50, PG Fulton 39, Ex 12)
  • PG Fulton: 50 off 68 balls (3 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 28.6 overs (180 balls), Extras 15
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 175 balls (L Vincent 74, PG Fulton 60, Ex 16)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 39.4 overs (246 balls), Extras 19
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 46.3 overs (290 balls), Extras 23
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (59 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (AC Gilchrist 27, ML Hayden 22, Ex 2)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 83/2 in 17.0 overs (RT Ponting 20, MJ Clarke 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 20.2 overs (125 balls), Extras 3
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 57 balls (4 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 32.2 overs (200 balls), Extras 6
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (RT Ponting 23, BJ Hodge 23, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 164/3 in 34.0 overs (RT Ponting 68, BJ Hodge 23)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 38.6 overs (241 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 109 balls (RT Ponting 48, BJ Hodge 47, Ex 6)
  • BJ Hodge: 50 off 58 balls (3 x 4)
  • Australia Innings: 1x5 ball over (41st over - 5 balls; (JEC Franklin, called by Umpire SJ Davis)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 43.5 overs (271 balls), Extras 11
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 105 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 141 balls (RT Ponting 59, BJ Hodge 82, Ex 9)
  • One Day International Scorer: Binoy George